Studying Biology as an Undergraduate at NMSU
In order to study biology at New Mexico State University, a student must first apply to the university. Once accepted, he/she can declare their major as biology (or any of the other degrees offered by the biology department).
Undergraduate: Applying to NMSUEntering Freshmen:
You will need to:
Complete an admission application (hardcopy or online)
Submit a $20 nonrefundable application fee
Send a copy of your transcripts
Office of Admissions, MSC 3A
New Mexico State University
P.O. Box 30001
Las Cruces, New Mexico 88003
- Have official ACT or SAT test scores sent to NMSU.
- ACT: www.actstudent.org or 1-319-337-1270. NMSU's ACT code is 2638.
- SAT: www.collegeboard.com or 1-212-713-8000. NMSU's SAT code is 4531.
Online application: http://prospective.nmsu.edu/apply/index.html
Undergraduate Transfers: http://prospective.nmsu.edu/apply/index.html
Other information: http://prospective.nmsu.edu/majors/index.html
NMSU Division of Student Success: Undergraduate Admissions
Phone (575) 646-3121 or 1-800-662-6678
Educational Services Building, Suite A
MSC 3A / P.O. Box 30001, Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001
Undergraduate: Becoming a Biology Major
In order to become a biology major, the student has to declare biology (or microbiology) as his/her major at the College of Arts and Sciences advising center. After that, advising and mentoring will be taken over by the biology department.
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